"I am actually angry about this budget. I am angry for my children and for middle Australia who are going to suffer these impacts from climate change," he said.
Mr Kennedy said an ounce of prevention in this budget would have been a hell of a lot better than the cures required in years to come.
"We will thank the Howard Government for failing to invest just some of this money in the renewable energy industries and the other solutions we have ready off the shelf right now," he said.
"It has been a non-event for the environment. They have failed to address the only issue that matters."
Posted on 18th May 2006
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